John Collier

 

John Collier

High School: Guilford 1944

College: HANOVER COLLEGE 1951

Inducted 1979

Twice leading scorer and captain at Guilford H. S. ... 4-year letter-winner ... MVP as senior in 1944 ... at Hanover College started every game in his 4 years ... captain and MVP as junior ... helped Hanover win its first Hoosier Col. Conf. championship ... coached Vevay HS from 1951-56 and Brookville 1956-66 ... named coach of the year 3 times by Southeastern Indiana Coaches-Officials-Principals Assn... became Hanover basketball coach in 1966, athletic director 2 yrs later ...coached Panthers to five berths in the NAIA national tournament...3 times coach of the year in the Hoosier Collegiate Conference. His son, Steve, was Mr. Basketball in 1974.


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